Object Title

Pike

Pike

Date

1500-1599

Object Number

VII.757

Physical Description

Remains of pointillÚ decoration on blade.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: mm (215 in.), Head length: mm (8.25 in.), Langets length: mm (12.5 in.)

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

P.J. Lankester, 'Two maces from Henry VIII's arsenal?', Royal Armouries Yearbook, 5, 2000, pp. 27-43, at p. 30 (pointillÚ decoration).

Notes

Other pikes with remains of pointillé decoration so far noted are: VII.758, 767, 775, 780, 797, 798, 815, 1931.